Ford Maverick Automatic, 1972 MY

The Maverick is a motor vehicle from Ford, with rear wheel drive, a front positioned engine and a 2 door saloon (sedan) body style. Its 8 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a displacement of 4.9 litres. In this application it musters power and torque figures of 143 bhp (145 PS/107 kW) at 4200 rpm and 328 Nm (242 lbft/33.4 kgm) at 2000 rpm respectively. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels by means of a 3 speed automatic transmission.

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Key facts

Ford Maverick Automatic, 1972 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4557 mm
What size engine?
4.9 litre, 4942 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
145 PS / 143 bhp / 107 kW @ 4200 rpm
How much torque?
328 Nm / 242 ft.lb / 33.4 kgm @ 2000 rpm

Ford Maverick models

2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3275 cm3 92 PS 91 bhp 68 kW 1203 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 2782 cm3 83 PS 82 bhp 61 kW 1203 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4942 cm3 145 PS 143 bhp 107 kW 1291 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 4091 cm3 99 PS 98 bhp 73 kW 1291 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3275 cm3 92 PS 91 bhp 68 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4091 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW 1305 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3275 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 1150 kg

Similar models

2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW 1257 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW 1257 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
sedan/​saloon FR 2A 4093 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW 1497 kg
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4942 cm3 145 PS 143 bhp 107 kW 1340 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5210 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5210 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3681 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5210 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3681 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
1972 Ford Maverick Automatic data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2616 mm 103 inches
Track/tread (front) 1435 mm 56.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1435 mm 56.5 inches
Length 4557 mm 179.4 inches
Width 1793 mm 70.6 inches
Height 1346 mm 53 inches
Ground clearance 132 mm 5.2 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.74
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 57 litres 12.5 UK Gal 15.1 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 4.9 litre
4942 cc
(301.579 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 101.6 × 76.2 mm
4 × 3 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.33
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
145 PS (143 bhp) (107 kW)
at 4200 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
28.9 bhp/litre
0.47 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
328 Nm (242 ft·lb) (33.4 kgm)
at 2000 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
66.37 Nm/litre
0.8 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system 1 Rawsonville 9510 D2OF-KA carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 834 kPa (121 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 4
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 617.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio
Weight-to-power ratio
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock 5.400
Turning circle
Front suspension I.W.TrailLi.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension LA.SE.
Wheel size front 4½ x 14
Wheel size rear 4½ x 14
Tyres front 6.45 x 14
Tyres rear 6.45 x 14
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 2.79
general
Carfolio.com ID159115
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 51.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1972 Ford Maverick Automatic added 2007-05-22.
Last modified 2013-02-28.